While any student could tell you who the best, most effective teachers are and likely be accurate, teachers still need to be evaluated in a methodical way, and that system has just become multi-tired and mandated by the state. Lynn Ware Peek has more.
KPCW introduces the new Public Affairs Hour "Cool Science Radio", hosted by Lynn Ware Peek and John Wells. Cool Science Radio is a weekly show about science and technology that makes complex science and technology topics, understandable, accessible and entertaining. Their first guests are Jeff Stible, author of "Breakpoint: Why The Web Will Implode, Search Will Be Obsolete, and Everything You Need To Know About Technology Is In Your Brain". Then, Lynn Ingram, coauthor of "The West Without Water".
Negotiations for a multi-year contract for the Park Silly Sunday Market are underway but a number of concerns for Main street merchants Old Town residents will need to be resolves before a new contract is signed. KPCW's Leslie Thatcher has more.